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Dislike destroying a particular edition (7)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

version

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Here is my best explanation:

'particular edition' is the definition.

'dislike destroying a' is the wordplay.
'dislike' becomes 'aversion' (aversion is a kind of dislike).
'destroying' indicates named letters should be taken away.
'aversion' with 'a' taken away is 'VERSION'.

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This clue was last seen in The Times

(Other definitions for version that I've seen before include "Adaptation", "Particular form (of something)", "sort", "particular account", "translation", "See 24", "Description from a certain point of view", "Sort", "Interpretation, account" and "Translation - personal account".)

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